Saturday, December 10, 2016
Skin and Subcutaneous Fat Atrophy Post Cortisone Shot: Typically a Reversible Complication
Every now and again, a cortisone shot can cause skin and subQ atrophy. I noticeable indent is noted at the site of the injection. I was just asked in an email if this was reversible, and I have always seen it almost completely reverse itself. I have told my patients around 9 months, and this article says 6 months to 2 years.
See the post shot discoloration on the right foot